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If you could spend a few hours with any person living or dead, who would it be?

  1. shimla profile image84
    shimlaposted 6 years ago

    If you could spend a few hours with any person living or dead, who would it be?

  2. Bretsuki profile image78
    Bretsukiposted 6 years ago

    It seems that this answer should be of some great person from history, a Jesus Christ, Abraham Lincoln or Mahatma Gandhi.

    But I will be a little more mundane and say my father. The reason being my father died when I was seven years old so I was too young to get to know him, it would be nice to know what he was really like. I know his image as there were photographs and some blurred memories but I cannot remember the tone of his voice or mannerisms.

  3. prettydarkhorse profile image65
    prettydarkhorseposted 6 years ago

    My parents and Jesus Christ, then if it is allowed I would like to have more invites, I will include Judas Iscariot as well, it will be perhaps a good final Last Supper. Also included in the table will be Galileo, Plato, Alexander the Great, Leonardo Da Vinci, Elizabeth Taylor, Queen Elizabeth and  John Lennon, plus many many more. Can I will be allowed many person?

  4. mauihawaii profile image61
    mauihawaiiposted 6 years ago

    I think it would be Jesus Christ.

    Jesus Christ said ...
    'I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.'
    'I am the way and the truth and the life. No-one comes to the Father except through me.'
    'I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die.'   
    'I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.'
    'I am the bread of life. He who comes to me will never go hungry, and he who believes in me will never be thirsty.'

    What did He mean?
    I would talk to him about it.

  5. edhan profile image60
    edhanposted 6 years ago

    My parents as I am still missing them even though it has been a long time ago.

  6. ethel smith profile image81
    ethel smithposted 6 years ago

    Both my parents died many years ago. I would love to spend time with both of them but, if I have to choose one person, that I would love to spend some time with, I would choose my Dad and this is why read more

  7. PhoenixV profile image79
    PhoenixVposted 6 years ago

    Ezekiel, I would love to see what he saw or quiz him about it a few hours.

  8. mintinfo profile image73
    mintinfoposted 6 years ago

    I would choose IMHOTEP
    He was the world’s greatest architectural Engineer. He built the Step Pyramid, the first multi-story building on Earth.
    He was referred to by the Greeks as Ascelpius, the God of Medicine, more than 2,000 years before “Hippocrates”
    He was the first Medical Doctor. He was the first to write the most detailed Medical Encyclopedia.
    He was the world’s first greatest male astronomer.
    He was worshiped as the Prince of Peace, the Anointed One, the Christ, 2600 years before another so called Christ

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    Indigitalposted 6 years ago

    One of my ancestors to see where we originated from.

  10. Abhaque Supanjang profile image76
    Abhaque Supanjangposted 6 years ago

    Nabiyullah Muhammad Salallaahu 'Alaihi Wasallam, of course and all prophets who lived before him.

  11. IJR112 profile image60
    IJR112posted 6 years ago

    Frederic Chopin.  My favorite composer.  It would be awesome to hear him play the piano.

  12. delaneyworld profile image80
    delaneyworldposted 6 years ago

    Oh my goodness, I would want to spend the time with my grandma.  I miss her and my grandpa horribly.  It would be a blessing to be with either one even for just a moment, to feel their arms around me one more time.

  13. CWanamaker profile image97
    CWanamakerposted 6 years ago

    I would have loved to meet and converse with any of the great scientists or philosophers of the past.  More specifically, Albert Einstein, Nikola Tesla, Isaac Newton, Galileo, or even Socrates would have been really cool to meet.

  14. emsherman profile image64
    emshermanposted 6 years ago

    My birth mother. I've never met her. I've never seen her face. I've never heard her voice.

    She gave me up for adoption after she was raped by a married man who was a family friend and neighbor. She had to keep the pregnancy a secret from her devout Christian family for fear that they would disown her for being an unwed mother and they wouldn't believe that this great family man forced himself on her. She fled from her family across the country for over a year living in a church pastor's basement while she was pregnant and delivered me.

    She had the social worker write down her story and provide it for me and then made the adoption closed.

    I love my own adopted parents very dearly, but if there is one person I could ever meet and spend even a brief moment with, it would be the one person and hero who chose to give me life.

  15. ithabise profile image86
    ithabiseposted 6 years ago

    This is a tough one because there are SO many people to choose from. But I will opt for Oprah Winfrey, someone I truly admire. I would like to hear about her perseverance and understand what it takes to become a visionary of something great. Then, I would want to hear from her why giving matters so much to her.

  16. juiwei2000 profile image61
    juiwei2000posted 6 years ago

    If I can have sex with her, then...Emma Watson, she is a hottie ha ha ha, (I know, I am shallow, ain't I? )

  17. shwetha123 profile image71
    shwetha123posted 6 years ago

    I will like to spend some time with my Father who expired 11years ago. But still i miss him. I wish that Almighty give me some time to spend with him, i will be thankful to God if he give such a opportunity.

  18. bilboburgler profile image72
    bilboburglerposted 6 years ago

    Living.

    Spending a few hours with a dead person just sounds too weird.

  19. cebutouristspot profile image75
    cebutouristspotposted 6 years ago

    My step dad ;( I miss you so much.  He love without bound and gave everything he can.  He taught me that blood is not always thicker than water.

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    Justsilvieposted 6 years ago

    My Grandmother! Now I am older there is so much I would love to talk to her about. I miss here dearly.

  21. EWMcGrath profile image59
    EWMcGrathposted 6 years ago

    The person I could spend a few hours with would be my grandmother.  I never met her.  She died when my father was 17 years old.  It left a tremendous void in his life that some 20 years later, I was born and named after Grandma Woody.  I honestly believe that I share a lot of my ambition and straight-shooter attitude from her.

  22. He Who Triumphs profile image60
    He Who Triumphsposted 6 years ago

    Dead:  Bruce Lee, Christopher Reeve.
    Alive:  Chuck Norris, Stephen Spielburg.

 
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